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Don Quixote DVD (Mariinsky Ballet)

An explosive mix of Spanish sunshine and Russian classical dance, Don Quixote remains one of the most popular of all ballets - bursting with riotous ensembles and spectacular pas de deux. Based on episodes from Cervantes's classics novel, the ballet was created by the greatest of all ballet masters, Marius Petipa. This performance, featuring international stars Olesya Novikova and Leonid Sarafanov, presents the full Mariinsky company in a fiesta of dance that has thrilled audiences all over the world.

Music: Ludwig Minkus   
Don Quixote: Vladimir Ponomarev
Kitri: Olesya Novikova
Basilio: Leonid Sarafanov
Sancho Panza: Anton Lukovkin
Lorenzo: Igor Petropy
Artists of the Mariinsky Ballet

Orchestra of the Mariinsky Theatre
Conductor: Pavel Bubelnikov
Year: 2006

Picture: 16:9
Sound: LPCM Stereo / 5.0 DTS Surround Sound
Format: NTSC
Region code: 0 Worldwide
Running Time: 118 mins